African Journal of
Pharmacy and Pharmacology

  • Abbreviation: Afr. J. Pharm. Pharmacol.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1996-0816
  • DOI: 10.5897/AJPP
  • Start Year: 2007
  • Published Articles: 2232

Full Length Research Paper

Synergistic anticancer effects of valproic acid, atorvastatin and pioglitazone in human malignant and murine cells

André L. S. Barros
  • André L. S. Barros
  • Bioassays Laboratory for Pharmaceutical Research, Antibiotics Department, Biological Sciences Center, Federal University of Pernambuco, Recife, Brazil.
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Jaciana S. Aguiar
  • Jaciana S. Aguiar
  • Bioassays Laboratory for Pharmaceutical Research, Antibiotics Department, Biological Sciences Center, Federal University of Pernambuco, Recife, Brazil.
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Larissa C. C. Araújo
  • Larissa C. C. Araújo
  • Bioassays Laboratory for Pharmaceutical Research, Antibiotics Department, Biological Sciences Center, Federal University of Pernambuco, Recife, Brazil.
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Christina A. Peixoto
  • Christina A. Peixoto
  • Ultrastructure Laboratory, Aggeu Magalhães Research Center, Recife, Brazil.
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Paloma L. de Medeiros
  • Paloma L. de Medeiros
  • Hystology and Embryology Department, Biological Sciences Center, Federal University of Pernambuco, Recife, Brazil.
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Maria Teresa J. A. Catanho
  • Maria Teresa J. A. Catanho
  • Biophysics and Radiology Department, Biological Sciences Center, Federal University of Pernambuco, Recife, Brazil.
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Teresinha Gonçalves da Silva
  • Teresinha Gonçalves da Silva
  • Bioassays Laboratory for Pharmaceutical Research, Antibiotics Department, Biological Sciences Center, Federal University of Pernambuco, Recife, Brazil.
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  •  Accepted: 30 December 2013
  •  Published: 15 January 2014

How to cite this article

APA /
Barros, A.L.S., Aguiar, J.S., Araújo, L.C.C., Peixoto, C.A., de Medeiros, P.L., Catanho, M.T.J.A., & da Silva, T.G. (2014). Synergistic anticancer effects of valproic acid, atorvastatin and pioglitazone in human malignant and murine cells. African Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmacology, 8(2), 31-39.
Chicago /
Andr&e L. S. Barros, Jaciana S. Aguiar, Larissa C. C. Ara&ujo, Christina A. Peixoto, Paloma L. de Medeiros, Maria Teresa J. A. Catanho and Teresinha Gonçalves da Silva. "Synergistic anticancer effects of valproic acid, atorvastatin and pioglitazone in human malignant and murine cells." African Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmacology 8, no. 2 (2014): 31-39.
MLA /
, et al. "Synergistic anticancer effects of valproic acid, atorvastatin and pioglitazone in human malignant and murine cells." African Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmacology 8.2 (2014): 31-39.